50 – Glaciers within a day’s drive of Anchorage.
1,500 – Number of moose living in Anchorage.
100 – Approximate number of languages spoken in the Anchorage School District. Spanish, Hmong, Samoan, Tagalog and Yup’ik each rank high after English.
97.25 – Weight (in pounds) of the largest king salmon ever caught in Alaska. Caught south of Anchorage on the Kenai River by Les Anderson.
4 – Number of times Anchorage has won the National Civic LeagueAll-America City designation (1956,1965, 1984 and 2002).
135 – Miles of paved, multi-use trails in Anchorage.
20,310 – Denali’s height (in feet). On a clear day, North America’s tallest mountain is visible from downtown Anchorage.